Shelby County Newswire

Shelby County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Shelby County, TN.

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  1. County Primary Ballot Includes Partisan Match-Ups, Automatic WinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily News

    ... candidates who made Thursday's deadline have another week to withdraw from the ballot if they wish. Then the Shelby County Election Commission will certify and set the ballot. Early voting is April 11-26 and election day is May 1. The filing period ...

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  2. Week Ahead: Feb.19-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily News

    ... winter, there are plenty of events to keep you entertained. But don't forget the umbrellas, Memphis! The Shelby County Commission meets Monday for what is expected to be another relatively short session in the political lull before budget season for ...

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  3. 100 N. Main Owners Buy Additional PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily News

    ... 12,000-square-foot "downtown row" style building that was built in 1905 and last appraised for $160,400 by the Shelby County Property Assessor. The 138-year-old 86 N. Main building was appraised for $131,100 and the 108-year-old 88 N. Main building ...

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  4. Want to make it easier to pay your taxes? Visit Town Hall next...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Collierville Herald

    The Shelby County Trustee's Office has released a list of convenient locations for property owners to pay their current and delinquent county property taxes - and today is the opportunity to do so at Collierville Town Hall. Additional seasonal payment centers will be located around the county through Feb. 28. In some locations, including Town Hall, there will be both a payment kiosk and cashier.

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  5. Turner to Retire From State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | The Daily News

    ... as well as being an educator. Her decision creates two open seats in the 14-member House delegation from Shelby County. Democratic state Rep. Raumesh Akbari's District 91 seat is open as Akbari runs for the state Senate seat Memphis Democrat Lee ...

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  6. Memphis man could get 6 years in prison for 55th convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | The Greenville Sun

    Prosecutors say a Tennessee man with 54 prior convictions has been found guilty of stealing $10 to $15 in change from a car. The Shelby County district attorney's office says 48-year-old Ernest Ervin was found guilty Wednesday of burglary of a motor vehicle.

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  7. Last Word: Post Parkland, May County Primary Ballot and Friedman on the Mid EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Daily News

    ... child in schools currently, it is something of a commentary about the times many of our children live in. The Shelby County Schools statement Thursday includes the following safety measures already in place: School staff is also trained in how to ...

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  8. Two County Commissioners Re-elected At May Ballot Filing DeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Daily News

    ... candidates who made Thursday's deadline have another week to withdraw from the ballot if they wish. Then the Shelby County Election Commission will certify and set the ballot. Early voting is April 11-26 and election day is May 1. Democrats fielded ...

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  9. 2 Charged in Death of Aspiring Memphis Rap ArtistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Daily News

    Prosecutors say two people have been arrested and charged in the shooting death of an aspiring Tennessee rap artist in 2010. The Shelby County district attorney's office says Brandon Hodges was indicted and arrested this week on charges of first-degree murder in the perpetration of a felony, attempted especially aggravated robbery and especially aggravated burglary in the death of 28-year-old Michael Goins , also known as Dirty Mike.

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  10. RKA Construction Quadruples Space With New OfficeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Daily News

    ... doing business as Grandview-Memphis LLC , for $4 million, according to a Feb. 13 warranty deed filed with the Shelby County Register. William O. Hagerman, senior vice president of real estate operations, signed the deed on behalf of Dunavant, while ...

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  11. AG Wants Execution Dates Set for Death Row InmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... lethal injection chemicals." Slatery and TDOC want execution dates set for: a Donnie Johnson , convicted in Shelby County for murder in 1985. a Stephen Michael West , convicted in Union county for murder, kidnapping , and rape in 1987. a Edmund ...

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  12. 2 charged in death of aspiring Tennessee rap artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Greenville Sun

    Prosecutors say two people have been arrested and charged in the shooting death of an aspiring Tennessee rap artist in 2010. The Shelby County district attorney's office says Brandon Hodges was indicted and arrested this week on charges of first-degree murder in the perpetration of a felony, attempted especially aggravated robbery and especially aggravated burglary in the death of 28-year-old Michael Goins, also known as Dirty Mike.

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  13. Diamond BearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... in any significant way. All of that changed about a year ago, when the company decided to self-distribute in Shelby County, focusing on the many beer festivals in this half-in-the-bag town of ours. It's been a lively push, and sales tripled (from an ...

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  14. Infill FrenzyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... in and around the city's inner core is white hot. Josh Whitehead, planning director with the Memphis and Shelby County Office of Planning and Development, has said market interest there "has been the most sustained and intense since the founding of ...

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  15. A Future for AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | The Memphis Flyer

    That's the message I got after reading about recent developments from the Cooper-Young Neighborhood Watch. Earlier this year, the Cooper-Young Business Association partnered with the Shelby County District Attorney's office in its "anti-trespassing program."

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  16. Four County Commissioners Unopposed As May Ballot Filing Deadline ApproachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Daily News

    With a noon deadline Thursday, Feb. 15, to make the May 1 Shelby County primary ballot, four incumbent county commissioners had no opposition filed in their re-election bids. Five Republican primary races on the ballot for 23 county offices, including the 13 commission seats, were one-candidate affairs with two or more Democrats running in the competing primaries as of Tuesday.

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  17. Comptroller: City Obeyed Most Rules in Sale of ParksRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Daily News

    ... the parks by meeting directly with Memphis Greenspace, which is led by attorney Van Turner , who is also a Shelby County commissioner. The city also provided auditors with three other instances when it had sold property without requiring an ...

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  18. Earning Public TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Daily News

    During long careers with both the U.S. Navy and Shelby County government, Harvey Kennedy is most proud of being able to maintain integrity, honesty and objectiveness, with a focus in the latter half of his career on getting the best return for the taxpayers of Shelby County. His exemplary role throughout his career has earned Kennedy selection as the 2018 non-elected official winner of the Bobby Dunavant Public Servant Awards.

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  19. Denver Real Estate Company Buys Prime Land in East MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Daily News

    In the deal, Confluent, doing business as CD-HRA LLC, purchased the 3.2-acre property from local company Dunavant Enterprises, doing business as Grandview-Memphis LLC , for $4 million, according to a Feb. 13 warranty deed filed with the Shelby County Register. William O. Hagerman, senior vice president of real estate operations, signed the deed on behalf of Dunavant, while Jonathan Rankin , senior vice president and CFO, signed on behalf of Confluent.

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  20. Comptroller: City of Memphis Followed Most Rules in Sale of ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | The Daily News

    ... the parks by meeting directly with Memphis Greenspace, which is led by attorney Van Turner , who is also a Shelby County commissioner. The city also provided auditors with three other instances when it had sold property without requiring an ...

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